Alyssa Gallo, M.A.

“Come as you are”
Therapist Alyssa Gallo
Professional Biography

Specialize in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Postpartum mental health, and LGBTQ+ Issues

  • Mental Health Counselor, Limited Permit
  • M.A., City University of New York, Brooklyn College
  • B.A., City University of New York, Brooklyn College
  • Alyssa is a mental health counselor who believes that healing is a collaborative journey. She earned her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Brooklyn College, where she obtained a deeper knowledge of various techniques. She has training in Exposure Response Therapy from the CBTSchool and Cognitive Behavior Institute.

    Orientation/clinical interests/specialties

    Holistic wellness, the belief that the mind and body both play a role in our overall wellbeing, is something that Alyssa incorporates into her work. As well as integrating a person centered approach, tailoring therapeutic techniques to best fit each individual.

    Personal Interests

    When she is not counseling, Alyssa enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her dog Clover. As a new mom she looks forward to creating memories and gaining experiences along the way. Alyssa is interested in working with various individuals, no matter where they are in their journey.

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    Book an appointment with our experienced and compassionate therapist today. Finding the right therapist and approach takes time, we understand if you have to try several therapists before committing to a long-term therapy

    What to expect on a first session

    • Confidentiality Discussion: The therapist will explain the principles of confidentiality, ensuring you understand the limits and exceptions to privacy in therapy.
    • Background Information: Expect to share some background information, including your reasons for seeking therapy, relevant personal history, and any immediate concerns or challenges.
    • Therapist’s Approach: The therapist will discuss their therapeutic approach and methods, providing you with an understanding of how they work and what to expect from the process.
    • Goal Setting: Together with the therapist, you will explore and set realistic goals for therapy, outlining what you hope to achieve or work on during your sessions.
    • Discussion of Expectations: There will be an opportunity for you to discuss your expectations for therapy, including frequency of sessions, preferred communication styles, and any concerns you may have.
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